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Microsoft Operations Management Suite tackles Azure and AWS clouds, and multiple hypervisors, all from one console.
Nano Server is a lightweight installation option for Windows Server 2016, but deploying it isn't easy. Here's what you need -- and what to look out for.
TCP offloads and backups can create issues during a Hyper-V live migration if not addressed. Here’s how to avoid running into problems.
Think you have a grip on email security? Ask these nine questions to determine if native security tools are enough or if you need a third-party tool.
Keep these six factors in mind if your organization plans to keep some services on-premises and move others to the cloud.
After your IT shop has prepped its environment for an Office 365 migration, choose a remediation plan based on your migration approach.
Sysinternal utilities such as AccessChk and Handle can target specific problem areas in your Windows OS, including identifying performance issues.
For enterprise IT, Apple's Mac OS can pose a few problems, including compatibility, applications, support, networking and other issues. But if you know what could be coming your way, you can get the training and tools to manage Macs.
Today's workers are mobile, so Windows desktop administrators have new challenges to face from mobile devices. Luckily, Apple and Google have made devices and OSes more enterprise-friendly.
The cloud market continues to evolve, with many moves and developments. And as 2015 hits the halfway mark, here are five tips to brace for the future.
As cloud computing evolves, users won't just move their apps to the cloud -- they'll design them to take advantage of cloud's scale and resiliency.
While there's a long list of technical tasks involved in a cloud migration, one of an organization's biggest hurdles to the cloud is its culture.
In a podcast, SearchSQLServer's Jessica Sirkin discusses the noteworthy features in SQL Server 2016, reactions from early users and issues to consider in thinking about upgrading.
StretchDB, a new feature in SQL Server 2016, lets companies store "hot," heavily used data in the cloud and "cold," infrequently used data on-premises.
Experts discuss the public preview of SQL Server 2016 and the best new features as early adopters ready themselves to put SQL Server 2016 into production.
MSPs must carefully weigh the pros and cons before purchasing RMM software with baked-in security features. The alternative -- to buy security products separately -- also has its drawbacks.
Bob Skelley, Dell's former executive director of North American channel sales, now leads Infinio's channel-first strategy.
Women continue to be underrepresented in the channel and the broader STEM workforce, but are making inroads in telecom and managed services.